India Economy

  • Rupee ends at 63.37 vs US dollar, down 54 paise 17-09-2013 09:15 AM

    Mumbai: The rupee on Tuesday ended at 63.37 versus the US dollar, down 54 paise or 0.86 per cent. It opened 57 paise down at 63.40 per dollar as against previous close at 62.83 per dollar on Monday. The currency on Monday closed at a one-month high on hopes Sebi's...
  • BJP dissatisfied with PM's statement on economy, walks out of LS 30-08-2013 01:22 PM

    New Delhi: The Bharatiya Janata Party and Left on Friday expressed dissatisfaction with Prime Minister Manmohan Singh's statement on economy on and even walked out of the Lok Sabha after the statement. "The Leader of the Opposition stood to say something but the PM just left the House. He has...
  • Rupee recovers marginally against dollar 19-10-2012 10:10 AM

    Mumbai: The rupee recovered marginally on Friday but was still trading 24 paise down at 53.65 a dollar on fresh demand for the American currency from banks and importers amid weak equity market. The rupee resumed lower at 53.70 per dollar as against the last closing level of 53.41 at...
  • Worst may be over for India economy: Poll 13-10-2012 07:10 PM

    Bangalore: India's growth slump has passed and the economy will gradually recover over the next year, a Reuters poll showed, but the rate of expansion for this fiscal year will still be the weakest in a decade. The poll of 35 economists, conducted October 1-10, showed India's gross domestic product...
  • Rupee falls 8 paise against dollar in early trade 25-09-2012 09:57 AM

    Mumbai: The rupee declined by 8 paise to 53.55 against the dollar in early trade on the Interbank Foreign Exchange on Tuesday following increased month-end demand for the American currency from importers. Besides, dollar's gains against euro in the overseas markets amid the increasing threat for another debt-restructuring in Greece...
  • Raghuram Rajan: meet India's chief economic advisor 30-08-2012 10:00 AM

    Raghuram Govind Rajan is the chief economic advisor to the Government of India. Born in Bhopal on February 3, 1963, he graduated from the Indian Institute of Technology, Delhi in electrical engineering. He went on to secure the Master of Business Administration degree from the Indian Institute of Management, Ahmedabad...
  • Kaushik's remark triggers political slugfest 20-04-2012 06:58 PM

    New Delhi: Finance ministry chief economic advisor Kaushik Basu's remarks that major reforms were unlikely before the next general elections kicked off a slugfest between the government and the opposition on Friday, the BJP accusing the government of "policy paralysis" and a senior minister hitting back that the opposition's non-cooperation...
  • 7.2 pc growth in 2009-10, says Pranab 22-03-2010 01:15 PM

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  • Neighbours hinder India's global role 12-06-2009 05:08 PM

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